Etched Campo del Cielo end cut with very nice Widmanstätten pattern. Some parts show oxidation, the meteorite should be stored as dry as possible, e.g. in a (preferably translucent) closed box with silica gel and sprayed with e.g. WD-40 from time to time. The specimen comes with a certificate of authenticity.After your purchase this specimen will continue to be displayed in the Meteorite Gallery of our museum unless you do not want us to display your meteorite online.
Please allow 1 to 3 business days for shipment since we have to retrieve the items from our warehouse first. Shipment takes place from Germany via DHL or Hermes. Should you prefer one or the other carrier please let us know. Scale cube is 1cm (not included). In case you are not fully satisfied with the item we will refund 100% of the purchase price and the postage you have paid for your original order within 14 days of your receipt of the meteorite.Read our article about the Campo del Cielo meteorite.
|Name||Campo del Cielo 4120 g - etched end cut||Meteorite type||Iron meteorite|
|Fall date||2700 - 2200 BC||Total known weight||> 100 tonnes|
|Fall region||Chaco Province and Santiago del Estero Province, Argentina||Chemical composition||91,62% Fe, 6.67% Ni, 0.43% Co, 0.25% P, 87 ppm Ga, 407 ppm Ge, 3.6 ppm Ir|
|Weight||4120 grams||Size||190 mm x 90 mm x 80 mm|